通用头部
Home Page>>Why Hangzhou>>Festivals & Events

Go Wild in Hangzhou 2017-05-11
If you crave something wild this Christmas, then head straight to Zhejiang Museum of Natural History. The museum’s exhibition, entitled “Kenneth Behring World Wild Animal Exhibition”, displays 126 pieces of wild animal specimen which have been donated by American philanthropist Kenneth Behring. High-end technology has been applied to recreate the living environment of wild animals of different ecosystems, from which visitors are able to see the flora and fauna resources, and natural environment of Africa and North America.

Zhejiang Museum of Natural History Exhibitions

The exhibition uses paintings, artificial landscapes and multi-media equipment to recreate five ecological environments which are the African tropical rain forest, the Savannah desert, North American tundra, coniferous forest, and desert. By putting African elephant, pronghorn, reindeer and buffalo specimens in the aforementioned ecological environments, the exhibition gives visitors the impression of being at one with these wild animals.

Kenneth Behring is the chairman of the Global Health and Education Foundation. Since 2005, he has donated a large number of wild animal specimens to China’s museums, natural museums, and science and technology museums.

N
O
T
I
C
E

Address: No. 6 West Lake Culture Square
Hours: 09:00-17:00 every day except Monday
Venue: Zhejiang Museum of Natural History
Admission: free

Leave a message

 

Metro Line 4 -Keeping You on Track of the Highlights of Hangzhou2018-01-23
Just recently, the southern section of Hangzhou’s Metro Line 4 was put into trial operation. It is spacious and bright, and inside verdant landscapes are depicted throughout. Nanxing Bridge Station is the prettiest where the design elements are formed of leaf and vein prints of the Phoenix tree, even the seats are covered with ubiquitous landscape prints.
subway-small.jpg
In Jiande Hides a Graceful Winter2018-01-22
Winter is a wonderful season to explore, and taking a bicycle to travel around Jiande City of Hangzhou is one way of uncovering nature’s coolest surroundings. To discover Jiande, then the following tour should be at the top of any sight-seeing agenda: Xinpeng Village–Xiaogudong Village–Hucenfan Village–Ganxi Village–Genglou Village–Meiping Village–Xin’an River.
jiande-big.jpg
No.188, Fuchun Road, Hangzhou, China
TEL: 86-571-96123
FAX: 86-571-96123
Complain: slw@hz.gov.cn
Consult: slw@hz.gov.cn